8-3-21 Education in the News

Star Ledger--Enough is enough. Mandate the vaccine in schools | Editorial


Star-Ledger Editorial Board| Posted Aug 01, 8:00 AM


Star Ledger--If you can’t name the branches of government, now your kid can help you


Star-Ledger Editorial Board| Updated Aug 02, 2021; Posted Aug 02, 2021


Philadelphia Inquirer--Going back to school in person may mean mental-health challenges for kids. Here’s how to prepare.

As kids reluctantly trade lazy summer days for a return to the classroom, parents might notice more unusual behavior: nightmares, extreme outbursts, aches and pains.


Aparna Nathan| Published Jul 29, 2021


NY Times--The Delta Variant in Schools: What to Know

Classrooms are opening their doors to a different pandemic. Here is how to think about risk.


Emily Anthes| Published Aug. 2, 2021Updated Aug. 3, 2021, 6:28 a.m. ET


NY Times--Schools in the infrastructure bill: Money for cleaner drinking water and greener buses.

The legislation sets $5 billion aside to upgrade America’s school buses with half of the funding going to zero-emission school buses.Credit...Hannah Beier/Reuters


Luke Broadwater| Aug. 2, 2021


NPR--Students Need To Be In Classrooms, With Masks, This Fall, Education Secretary Says


Clare Lombardo | August 2, 20215:00 AM ET